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The ultimate mowing set up ever!!!

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by nobagger, Apr 17, 2005.

  1. nobagger

    nobagger LawnSite Gold Member
    from Pa
    Posts: 3,065

    Yesterday I saw the ultimate mowing vehicle and trailer ever! It consisted of a 97 Ford Taurus pulling a 4x8 Harbor Freight trailer and bouncing down the road like it had basketballs for tires. He had the trunk open also carrying a 21"er and in the back seat was his brooms sticking out of the one side window. The trailer consisted of another 21"er, a rototiller, electric weed wacker and a drop spreader and 2 bags of fert. (Yeah I bet he is licensed) All of the equip. looked 15 years old. Not to bash him but come on I think this really makes him look ridiculous. If your gonna do it half a$$ed at least do it half a$$ed. But he had a nice magnetic sign said "T*%'s Economical Lawn Service"
  2. greenwithenvylandscape

    greenwithenvylandscape LawnSite Member
    Posts: 134

    Sounds nice! I like to see the 70something truck with the lettering in black marker!!
  3. LawnScapers of Dayton

    LawnScapers of Dayton LawnSite Silver Member
    Male, from Dayton, OH
    Posts: 2,571

    everybody starts somewhere......
  4. Cut

    Cut LawnSite Member
    Posts: 133

    All I have is a truck, but at least it looks nice with my stuff on it! Everything strapped down and nothing dangling around out of windows and such. Plus I charge out the ass and get away with it! I like to charge high cause i'm lazy and dont want to do a twice the lots for the same amount of money.
  5. beransfixitinc

    beransfixitinc LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 592

    Problem is, they never have the initiative to move on to anything bigger or more professional.
  6. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,384

    Wow. It Must have been nice to start out with all the nice exmark mowers and all like you did.
  7. crawdad

    crawdad LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,939

    The next time you pass me, at least have the courtesy to wave at me. :waving:
  8. out4now

    out4now LawnSite Bronze Member
    from AZ
    Posts: 1,796

    ROTFLMAO! That was great!
  9. Cut

    Cut LawnSite Member
    Posts: 133

    LoL, Good one!!
  10. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,487

    This is true, but some people start there and stay there.

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